|How to translate AutoCAD
drawings from one language to another:
The DwgTextTranslator is a powerful tool if you need to
translate a series of drawings from one language to another.
You can for instance translate a series of English drawings to
Chinese ones with a few steps.
When AutoCAD drawings need to be translated into a different
language, conventional methods are expensive, slow and prone
|Problems when translating
Text can be difficult to find on complex drawings, all texts
may not be found.
The translator must be familiar with AutoCAD.
BLOCK entities containing TEXTS and variable ATTRIBUTES may
The procedure may be extremely slow.
|Benefits of using the
Allows the translator to concentrate on the translation work.
The translator does not have to work in the AutoCAD
The graphical formatting of elements stays unaffected after
Translated files might be produced in hours, not days.
Translates drawings from one language to another using Ms
|With this routine you translate the
active drawing, by typing in such translations that are not
present in the applications dictionary file, or by requesting
translations from the internet, or using a translation software,
such as Systran, Trados or E-prompt.
|Translation of a series of
|You can also translate a series of
drawings. The routine hereby goes trough the drawings, and stores
those texts that are not present in the applications dictionary,
in a new database, NewWords.mdb. This file can be given to person
responsable for the actual translation, or it can be translated
using a translation software tool, such as Systran, Trados, or
E-prompt. Yor can you also request translations from the internet.
When this database is translated, it can be merged into the
dictionary with a single command. Then the routine goes trough the
drawings to be translated, and they are translated automatically.
|AutoCAD 2007 -
AutoCAD 2011 / Access 2000 or higher